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Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.The profile contains critical company information including:- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.HighlightsPackaging Corporation of America (PCA) designs, engineers, and manufactures container board and corrugated packaging products, and uncoated free sheets. The company manufactures its packaging products from wood fiber and recycled fiber. It procures wood fiber through leases of cutting rights. PCA's offerings include shipping containers, multi-color boxes, and displays; commodity and specialty papers. The company serves industrial and consumer industries in the US for packaging of meat, fresh fruit and vegetables, beverages, processed food, and production of corrugated products. It has container board mills in Tennessee, Louisiana, Georgia, Wisconsin, and Michigan; white paper mills in Alabama, Minnesota, and Washington; and paper machine facility in Washington. PCA is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, the US.Packaging Corporation of America Key Recent DevelopmentsJul 27,2017: Packaging Corporation of America sales increase in Q2Jul 26,2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q2 2017 resultsMay 18,2017: PCA recognized for safety achievementsApr 27,2017: Packaging Corporation of America's net sales increases in Q1 2017Jan 30,2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q4 2016 resultsKey benefits of buying this profile include:You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company
Table of ContentsTable of Contents 3List of Tables 4List of Figures 4Section 1 - About the Company 5Packaging Corporation of America - Key Facts 5Packaging Corporation of America - Key Employees 6Packaging Corporation of America - Key Employee Biographies 7Packaging Corporation of America - Major Products and Services 8Packaging Corporation of America - History 9Packaging Corporation of America - Company Statement 11Packaging Corporation of America - Locations And Subsidiaries 12Head Office 12Other Locations & Subsidiaries 12Section 2 - Company Analysis 14Company Overview 14Packaging Corporation of America - Business Description 14Packaging Corporation of America - SWOT Analysis 15SWOT Analysis - Overview 15Packaging Corporation of America - Strengths 15Packaging Corporation of America - Weaknesses 16Packaging Corporation of America - Opportunities 17Packaging Corporation of America - Threats 18Packaging Corporation of America - Key Competitors 19Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 20Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 20Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 21Performance Chart 24Financial Performance 24Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26Packaging Corporation of America, Recent Deals Summary 27Section 4 - Company's Recent Developments 28Jul 27, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America sales increase in Q2 28Jul 27, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America sales increase in Q2 29Jul 26, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q2 2017 results 30May 18, 2017: PCA recognized for safety achievements 31Apr 27, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America's net sales increases in Q1 2017 32Jan 30, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q4 2016 results 34Jan 30, 2017: Packaging Corporation of America reports Q4 2016 results 35Section 5 - Appendix 36Methodology 36Ratio Definitions 36About GlobalData 40Contact Us 40Disclaimer 40List of TablesPackaging Corporation of America, Key Facts 5Packaging Corporation of America, Key Employees 6Packaging Corporation of America, Key Employee Biographies 7Packaging Corporation of America, Major Products and Services 8Packaging Corporation of America, History 9Packaging Corporation of America, Other Locations 12Packaging Corporation of America, Subsidiaries 13Packaging Corporation of America, Key Competitors 19Packaging Corporation of America, Ratios based on current share price 20Packaging Corporation of America, Annual Ratios 21Packaging Corporation of America, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 22Packaging Corporation of America, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 23Packaging Corporation of America, Interim Ratios 25Packaging Corporation of America, Recent Deals Summary 27Currency Codes 36Capital Market Ratios 36Equity Ratios 37Profitability Ratios 37Cost Ratios 38Liquidity Ratios 38Leverage Ratios 39Efficiency Ratios 39List of FiguresPackaging Corporation of America, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 24Packaging Corporation of America, Ratio Charts 26